XPO Logistics has won a contract to transport equipment for the 2016 Swatch Freeride Tour. XPO will use two bespoke vehicles on the European leg of the freestyle skiing and snowboarding competition, specially designed for operating at high altitudes. The trucks are fitted with snow tyres and chains, as well as on-board forklifts. Logistics manager for the Swatch Freeride World Tour, Jim Arlan, said the even chose XPO “because of the in-depth knowledge of its dedicated event transportation and logistics […]
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